Wednesday, May 26, 2021
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and Newsquest, a wholly owned subsidiary operating in the United Kingdom with
more than 120 local news media brands. Gannett also owns the digital marketing
services companies ReachLocal, Inc., UpCurve, Inc., and WordStream, Inc., which
are marketed under the LOCALiQ brand, and runs the largest media-owned events
business in the U.S., USA TODAY NETWORK Ventures.
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Content innovation product interns
The Gannett Content Innovation Team is looking for product interns to fill several roles with two Google News Innovation products currently in development. The products focus on diversity, equity and inclusion and some of the responsibilities and jobs-to-be-done include:
Collaborating with local newsrooms within the USA Today Network to compile and verify neighborhood level data.
Merging licensed data with internal data.
Vet candidates and approve or reject profiles for inclusion within source database.
Perform cursory background searches on the online histories of candidates.
Monitor usage of source database to ensure parties are engaging with the platform in good faith and feedback.
Project length: June November 2021
Hours: 20-30 hours a week
Pay: $15-$25/hour *dependent upon experience
The right candidates should be familiar with, and want to gain more knowledge about:
Working with data and Microsoft Excel
Experience working with Census Data
SQL experience a bonus
Moderating content and users in an online environment (ie: social media groups, comments, etc.)
Strong communications and conflict resolution skills
Ability to work asynchronouslyand remotely
Detail-oriented, strong editing skills
Ability to work towards and meet deadlines
*Application Instructions: The application only allows one document upload, so please provide all your materials combined as a single attachment (resume, cover letter, work samples, portfolio, links, etc.). This will ensure that you receive the highest consideration.
Gannett Co., Inc.is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation, or veteran status.